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  • Make sure you're in the loop

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    Te Puni Kōkiri produces daily and monthly online news services: subscribe and receive regular news about Māori development; follow our updates on Facebook, and; promote your initiatives and events FOR FREE on Rauika, our online events calendar.

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  • Kōrero on Careers

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    Careers New Zealand will use the Tairāwhiti Careers expo in Gisborne later this month to help whānau have better conversation with their rangatahi about careers.

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  • There’s an app for that – connect with your Whanganui Iwi

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    Five Whanganui rangatahi worked together creating an app helping their Whanganui iwi to connect and share what they’re up to.

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  • Iwi Working Group 2015 Review Hui

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    The 2015 Review of the Māori Fisheries Settlement Structures was completed earlier this month.

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  • Ahuwhenua Trophy – 2015 finalists to be announced

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    Next week the Minister for Primary Industries Hon Nathan Guy will host the announcement of finalists for the Ahuwhenua Trophy.

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  • Tāmaki Makaurau Regional Manager Marty Rogers presented Tomairangi with the Whakatipuranga Award at the Outlook for Someday Awards last year.

    Young film-maker going to Japan

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    Last year’s winner of a sustainability film challenge award Te Puni Kōkiri sponsors is taking her film to the prestigious Japan Wildlife Film Festival later in August.

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  • Te Whakahura a Kupe – generate profiles of your iwi and rohe

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    Our interactive tool Te Whakahura a Kupe allows you to draw on census information for iwi and rohe; generating profiles that build a powerful story about iwi and rohe.

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  • “An exciting time for Māori development – and I want to be a part of that” – Willis Katene

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    Meet Willis Katene (Ngāti Toa, Ngā Ruahinerangi, Ngāti Tūwharetoa) the new Regional Manager for Te Tai Hauāuru. No stranger to hard work, when asked what she is most looking forward to in her new role, the tertiary education practitioner is nothing but upbeat about what lies ahead.

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  • Te Matatini: secure, confident and expert in our own language and culture.

    • Date: 19 March 2015

    He Ngakau Aroha – ‘A Loving Heart’ was the theme of this auspicious biennal event – Te Matatini held recently in Te Waipounamu.  The theme was to acknowledge the manaaki and whanaungatanga expressed to Christchurch following the earthquakes.

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  • Te Whānau a Apanui Winners of 2015 Te Matatini National Kapa Haka Festival

    • Date: 09 March 2015

    Te Kapa Haka o Te Whānau a Apanui from the Mataatua – Eastern Bay of Plenty region were judged outright winners of Te Matatini National Kapa Haka Festival in Christchurch this afternoon.

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  • Author Tina Makereti discusses 'this thing called writing'

    • Date: 12 February 2015

    Kōkiritia interviews Tina Makereti as she prepares for TIBE15 and discovers why she finds being a Māori author so rewarding.

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  • Māori Writers To Attend 2015 Taipei Book Fair, Taiwan

    • Date: 12 February 2015

    Three accomplished Māori writers will feature at the 2015 Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE15) in Taiwan as part of the delegation from New Zealand.

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  • ‘Ngā Hui Whakahononga’ continues across the motu

    • Date: 27 January 2015

    Minister for Māori Development Te Ururoa Flavell continues his regional area visits across the motu till the end of March.

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  • Michelle Hippolite
Toihautū, Te Puni Kōkiri

    Mai i te Toihautu

    • Date: 21 January 2015

    Te Puni Kōkiri Chief Executive Michelle Hippolite talks about the key events ahead this year.

    E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e ngā maunga whakahī, tēnā koutou katoa

    Ngā mihi nunui o te tau 2015.

     

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  • Dr Erin Keenan says “Māori are now facing a new era where those stories and experiences can provide a valuable background to issues experienced today.”

    Urban migration stories create taonga for whānau

    • Date: 21 January 2015

    “Whāia te iti kahurangi, right?” These are the words of Erin Keenan (Te Ātiawa) when she was conferred with her doctorate degree in History from Victoria University of Wellington at her graduation ceremony in December 2014.

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  • 2015 New Year’s Honours

    • Date: 21 January 2015

    Te Puni Kōkiri pays tribute to the recipients of the New Year Honour’s 2015.

     

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  • Mr Box co-founder Dion Kerr, with his unique foundation installation product. Photo: Fairfax NZ / The Press

    Hanga i te whare: Laying Solid Foundations for Business Innovation

    • Date: 20 January 2015

    Ōtautahi business Mr Box is transforming how foundations are built. Featuring a patented system which reduces costs, man-hours, and every part is lightweight and 100 percent recyclable.

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  • Christmas and New Year Hours

    • Date: 24 December 2014
  • Draft Mandate Strategy submitted by Te Kawau Mārō

    • Date: 17 December 2014

    Te Kawau Mārō has submitted a draft mandate strategy to the Crown and intends to seek a mandate to represent the Maniapoto Large Natural Group (LNG) in Treaty settlement negotiations with the Crown.

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  • He toa takitini – it’s a team effort

    • Date: 04 December 2014

    Emma Foy’s win at the Trillian Trust Māori Sports Awards 2014 represents a very special moment in a growing tally of successes for the New Zealand Para-Athlete: It was the first time she could step off the winner’s podium and into the arms of her whānau.

     

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